The Kendall Hotel
Address350 Main Street CambridgeSee nearby area
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Lonely Planet review
Once the Engine 7 Firehouse, this city landmark is now a cool and classy all-American hotel. The 65 guest rooms retain a firefighter riff, without a whiff of ‘cutesy.’ There’s no scrimping at the breakfast table, either, with a full buffet included.
The on-site Black Sheep restaurant, filled with memorabilia from the old days of fightin’ fires, features organic, locally grown produce pleasing to omnivores and vegetarians alike.
Our independent authors have visited The Kendall Hotel and selected this as one of our recommended hotels in Cambridge.
Services & facilities
- Non-smoking throughout
- Non-smoking rooms
- Facilities for disabled guests
- 24-hour front desk
- Free WiFi
- Internet services
Description provided by property
Originally built in 1894, this historic Victorian-style boutique hotel is situated adjacent to the MIT Campus in Cambridge, and features a unique and cozy atmosphere, complete with many modern conveniences.
Just outside the Kendall's front doors is the area's fantastic public transportation system. This location allows guests to easily access all the areas of the city, including downtown Boston and Harvard University, both only a short distance away.
After a restful night of sleep in individually decorated rooms, guests at the Kendall Hotel can start the morning with a variety of breakfast buffet items, or work out at a nearby fitness center with complimentary access.
Upon check-in photo identification and credit card is required. All special requests are subject to availability upon check-in. Special requests cannot be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.
Guests under the age of 21 can only check in with a parent or legal guardian. Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.
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